“The Rural Postman”, “Aviation Police”, “A Whale Bus”. French artists from 1899-1910 were spot on with some of their predictions while others are just flat-out hilarious. What are some other predictions of the future that you’ve found interesting?
Edwards gets a lot of ideas. He catalogs the most promising ones on his personal website, davidideas.com, where they are listed in the order that he releases them to the world. So far there are 29. Such as idea 10: “a way of making plants more intelligent.” Or idea 18: “a new way of exploring museums.” Or idea 23: “a new kind of bottle using the biological cell as inspiration.” Some of these ideas appear to be philosophical questions. When he writes a book about one of his ideas, he counts that as an “idea” too.